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The Federal Reserve Board reserves the right to add to, alter, or amend these regulations.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
In order to pass a law, nine states had to agree in its favor; in order to amend the Articles, all thirteen states had to agree.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
I doubt it, sire, and I advise you to send away this libertine St. Luc, who is resolved not to amend.
CHICOT THE JESTERALEXANDRE DUMAS, PERE
An important bill was passed, entitled "An act to amend the act for the abolition of slavery."
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
When it was over, poor Russell seemed to amend, and the removal of the perpetual pain gave him relief.
ERIC, OR LITTLE BY LITTLEFREDERIC W. FARRAR
Oh but, sir, I was just striving so hard to amend, and it seems cruel that I should be checked at once.
ERIC, OR LITTLE BY LITTLEFREDERIC W. FARRAR
Therefore fulfill the duties laid upon you; repent as long as you are able to amend.
HEBRAIC LITERATURE; TRANSLATIONS FROM THE TALMUD, MIDRASHIM AND KABBALAVARIOUS
The gentleman's votes sustained that power, in every form in which the various propositions to amend presented it.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
I did want to amend my testimony of yesterday in one small particular.
WARREN COMMISSION (3 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. III (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
Thus we may amend by art what nature, if left to herself, would mar.
TEN BOOKS ON ARCHITECTUREVITRUVIUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO AMEND

  • alter
  • amend
  • better
  • edit
  • emendate
  • improve
  • polish
  • rectify
  • redact
  • retouch
  • revise
  • right
  • touch up
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